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BOOST YOUR FUTURE: Career networking event

BOOST YOUR FUTURE: Career networking event

Nov

14

Mon

04:30 – 04:30

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Time: 13:00 – 18:00

When: 14th of November 2022

Where: in Taike: Hakaniemenranta 6, 00531, Helsinki

Uniarts #TalentBoost together with Globe Art Point and the Arts Promotion Centre Finland (Taike) are organising a career networking event on 14th of November from 13:00 to 18:00. The aim of the event is to boost career competencies and employability of international students & aspirants who want to work professionally in the creative industry.

This event, organised in Taike’s premises, brings together jobseekers, employer exhibitors and leading institutions from the art and culture industry and in a relaxed environment enables them to get to know each other and exchange contacts. The programme will also include workshops and networking opportunities for all participants, free of change. The language of the event is English. 

The event targets Uniarts students & foreign-born artists and culture professionals who want to make Finland their permanent home, however, it is open to ALL job seekers interested in working in the creative industry. 

Visitors attending the career networking event are encouraged to talk to the exhibiting unions & associations and inquire about their memberships/services. Furthermore, representatives of unions, e.g., Musician’s Union, Taku or the Artists’ Association of Finland will be providing career counselling on a location. Bring your burning questions along!

In addition, some of the exhibitors will be promoting open jobs and open calls at the event. We would like to encourage you to also bring your resumes, portfolios or business cards for sharing and networking purposes.

CAREER NETWORKING EVENT ‘BOOST your FUTURE’ OFFERS: 

Low threshold networking opportunities 

Unique platform for art and culture professionals to showcase their skills and abilities

Space to privately chat with exhibitors and inquire about their recruitment processes and open positions

Expert employment counselling 

WHAT ELSE:

Improve job search skills

Learn how to create a Finnish style resume and cover letter for creative industries 

Acquire skills in professional networking

Talk to professionals about salary recommendations, employment contract negotiations & checklists 

Meet the biggest Finnish trade unions of art and culture

UP TO DATE CONFIRMED EXHIBITORS

ASSOCIATIONS & UNIONS

The Finnish Musicians’ Union is a trade organization for professional musicians.

Trade union for art and culture professionals (TAKU) is a professional organization for those working and studying in the fields of art and culture. TAKU is an expert organization in the special questions of working life affecting its field.

The University of the Arts Student Union (ArtSU) is the community and interest and service organisation for students at Uniarts Helsinki. 

The Artists’ Association of Finland is an advocate and expert association representing over 3000 professional artists in Finland. It promotes the status and working conditions of visual artists and strengthen the role of visual arts in society.

The Association of Finnish Symphony Orchestras (Suosio) promotes and develops Finland’s symphony and chamber orchestras, and safeguards their interests and rights.

COMPANIES & START-UPS

Breaks Finland

About (Grant) application workshop

Workshop 1 at 13.30-14.30

Workshop 2 at 15.00-16.00

About job-seeking workshop

Workshop 3 at 13.30-15.00

Workshop 4 at 16.00-15.30

REGISTER HERE VENUE ACCESSIBILITYSAFER SPACE GUIDELINES

Mon 14 Nov 2022 Closed today

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